SIG Sauer Welcomes Colombian National Police Delegation
EXETER, NH -- SIG Sauer, Inc. welcomed a Colombian National Police Force delegation as part of a facilities inspection that coincided with a new pistol contract.
The delegation included Brigadier General Rafael Para, Sub-director General of the Policia Nacional de Colombia, and Lt. Col. Alaxander Tapiero, of the Policia Nacional de Colombia Armament Group Coordinator.
They toured the SIG Sauer factory to witness the manufacture of their new SP2022S in SIG Sauers facility.
It had been announced in late April that SIG SAUER, Inc had secured a multi-year contract to provide pistols worth a potential $306 million for product and support.
The initial order of 55,890 units is scheduled to become the standard sidearm for the entire Colombian National Police force. Shipments are to begin immediately, with a second release of 42,000 pistols to follow.
This new contract is through the U.S. Army of Materiel Command.